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Al 'Arja Destination Guide

Delve into Al 'Arja in Jordan!

Al 'Arja in the region of Ma’an is a city in Jordan - some 111 mi (or 178 km) South of Amman, the country's capital.

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Current time in Al 'Arja is now 04:04 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Damascus, Umm Sawwanah, Sihan, Shammakh, At Tayyibah or Bir at Tafi. While being here, make sure to check out Petra, Adhruh, Al Hayy, Al 'Arja, Bir Khidad and Al Jarba' al Kabirah as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Wadi Mousa - Jordan

05:00 min ( May 03, 2012 by rndomn8)
Views: 730 - Rating: 5/5

Travelling through Wadi Musa (The Valley of Moses) in Jordan. Home to Petra and to one of the rocks that Moses struck to get water from (Ain Musa or Moses's Well)

Guest House Captain's Desert Camp - Wadi...

02:50 min ( November 16, 2010 by brunooq7)
Views: 1,632 - Rating: 5/5

Wadi Rum (The Sound of Silence) is a journey to another world, a vast silent place, timeless and starkly beautiful Wadi Rum is one of Jordan's main tourist attractions being the most stunning desert l...


Jordan Petra Amman Karak Dead sea

09:21 min ( October 17, 2008 by turath7)
Views: 20,115 - Rating: 4.95/5

Tour in Jordan, Amman , Petra , Dead sea alkarak castle and hot spring in maeen Film by Turath Mazloum Petra lies about 3-5 hours south of modern Amman, about 2 hours north of Aqaba, on th...

Petra

05:50 min ( November 22, 2006 by Ryan Lewis)
Views: 86,515 - Rating: 4.86486/5

Travel video over Petra, Jordan. The Rose-red City


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Interesting facts about this location

Vaux Moise

Vaux Moise, also Li Vaux Moise (The Valley of Moses) is a small crusader castle close to Wadi Musa in Jordan). It was founded by Baldwin I of Jerusalem as an outpost of the larger crusader castle at Montreal.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.39, 35.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Castles in Jordan, Crusader castles

Wadi Musa

Wadi Musa, ("وادي موسى" in Arabic, translated as "Valley of Moses"), is the name of a town located in the Ma'an Governorate in southern Jordan east of Petra at latitude 30.317N and longitude 35.483E. It is the nearest town to the archaeological site of Petra and hosts many hotels and restaurants for tourists visiting this place. Approximately 2 kilometers from the main town, there is an important Bedouin settlement.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.39, 35.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Ma'an Governorate

Al Khazneh

"The Treasury" redirects here, for other uses see The Treasury (disambiguation) Al Khazneh is one of the most elaborate temples in the ancient Jordanian city of Petra. As with most of the other buildings in this ancient town, including the Monastery, this structure was also carved out of a sandstone rock face. It has classical Greek-influenced architecture, and it is a popular tourist attraction.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.39, 35.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Arabic architecture, Archaeological sites in Jordan, Buildings and structures in Jordan, Petra, Rock cut architecture, Tourism in Jordan

Mount Hor

Mount Hor is the name given in the Old Testament to two distinct mountains. One is in the Land of Edom on the East shore of the Dead Sea (currently, the country of Jordan), the other by the Mediterranean Sea at the Northern border of the Land of Israel.

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Located at 30.39, 35.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Hebrew Bible mountains

Ma'an

Ma'an is a city in southern Jordan, 218 kilometres southwest of the capital Amman. It serves as the capital of the Ma'an Governorate. Its population approximately 50,000. Civilizations with the name of Ma'an have existed at least since the Nabatean period—the modern city is just northwest of the ancient town. The city is an important transport hub situated on the ancient King's Highway and also on the modern Desert Highway.

More reading: Ma'an homepage
Located at 30.39, 35.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Ma'an Governorate